Embassy of Imagination
A new, bold and bright mural – painted by four Inuit artists from Cape Dorset, Nunavut – is adorning the wall of the Bell Media building on George Street in the ByWard Market. Visual artists and co-founders of Embassy of Imagination Alexa Hatanaka and Patrick Thompson are facilitating the project in partnership with the Ottawa School of Art.
It may be one of the rainiest summers we’ve had in a while, but don’t let that stop you from getting out and enjoying all the activities this weekend! Summer favourites like the light show at Parliament Hill are back, it’s the final weekend of Bluesfest, and Canada Scene has shows aplenty! Enjoy!
If you live up north, Inuit artists will sometimes knock on your door to show and sell their newly crafted handiworks, such as carvings made of wonder stone, caribou bone, or sometimes even narwhal tusk. But for the majority of Canadians that don’t have the luxury of being able to enjoy Inuit artwork from their […]